Whether you want to appeal a custody judgment after a divorce or you believe the division of property was unfair, you may be wondering whether or not you can appeal the court's initial decision.
Appeals are a complicated area of law, and an appellate attorney's knowledge and experience is critical to success. Stange Law Firm, PC, has the skill to explain your rights and options and to help you pursue a positive resolution.
Stange Law Firm, PC, can handle a wide range of family law appeals throughout Missouri and Illinois, including appeals involving:
- Legal or physical custody
- Child support
- Spousal maintenance
- Property division
- Divorce judgments
Submitting or Defending an Appeal
Hiring a lawyer is necessary in order to file, pursue or defend your appeal and there are time-lines that are critical to ensure that appeal rights are preserved. Stange Law Firm, PC can gather all vital information, order and prepare transcripts, write the brief and present an oral argument before the appellate court.
Experienced Attorneys Fighting to Protect Your Rights
In addition to maintaining a strong commitment to client service, our lawyers have an in-depth understanding of how to handle the appeals process correctly from the start to finish. Stange Law Firm, PC, obtained a reported reversal of a maintenance award in the Missouri Court of Appeals in Atchley v. Atchley. Stange Law Firm, PC, also received a reported reversal of a child support award in the Missouri Court of Appeals in Steinberg v. Steinberg.
You can read more on the topic of appeals (with some examples) in articles titled Appeals court: Judge could have acted different in custody case and International child custody dispute involving Illinois boy twists.
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